Category: upcycled

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Harry Potter Stationery

This weekend I went shopping at Second Reading (a local second-hand bookstore) with my family to get some new/old books for the kids.  While we were there, I happened to notice a shelf with...

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Sheet Music Pencils

Each set of five pencils has been carefully wrapped in vintage sheet music, varnished, and pre-sharpened.  They coordinate perfectly with my “Songs of the 60’s” sheet music stationery, and would make a wonderful matching...

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Sheet Music Stationery

Hey man, can you dig it? Here’s a gift that your favorite music teacher, music student or any music lover will get jazzed about.  Each envelope features sheet music from a “Songs of the...

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Square Newspaper Coasters

Coming soon to a sweaty beverage near you: Square Newspaper Drink Coasters. These are still a work-in-progress, but here’s a preview of my latest coasters.  Armed with a glue gun and the Sunday paper,...

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Plarn Scrubbies

Do you have countless plastic grocery bags falling out of your closet because you feel guilty about clogging up the landfills with even MORE non-biodegradable material??  I know I do.  Actually, delete “do” and...

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Upcycled Notebooks

I got a new toy over the holidays!  Thanks to Mom O, I am now the proud owner of a wire-binder, and it is so fun.  Figuring out how to close the wire took...

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Holiday Gift Tags

Much to my husband’s chagrin, I have found yet another reason to save discarded paper.  My cardboard boxes have been rescued from the recycling bin (again) and turned into these oh-so-very-green, eco-responsible gift tags. ...

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Thank-you Family Style Blog!

Thank-you, THANK-YOU to Babble‘s Family Style Blog for including me in their list of “5 Totally Unique Ways to Celebrate the World Series Champs!“ They featured my Giants Stationery Set, which sold the same...